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Lindon, CA – Head-On Crash with Injuries Reported on Highway 26 near N Shelly Rd

February 15, 2023

Man holding steering wheel in car accident

Lindon, CA (February 15, 2023) – Emergency officials out of London were called to the scene of an automobile accident that took place on Monday and resulted in injuries.

The California Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a vehicle collision that took place on Highway 26 at approximately 6:20 a.m. on February 13.

Preliminary crash reports show that a minivan and a gray Honda Civic collided head-on while on the westbound side of the highway.

The incident blocked multiple lanes, prompting authorities to close off the roadway as they worked to clear the scene.

JE Truck and Mike’s Tow responded to the scene to remove the damaged vehicles.

At least one person suffered injuries in the accident and had to be transported to a local hospital.

The California Highway Patrol is currently investigating the accident.

Car Accidents in California

Lindon, CA – Head-On Crash with Injuries Reported on Highway 26 near N Shelly RdIn California, car accidents happen far too frequently. Each year, tens of thousands of people are hospitalized with injuries that require medical care. People frequently sustain debilitating injuries as a result of collisions that careless and reckless drivers cause.

Some of the leading causes of crashes in California include:

  • Drunk drivers.
  • Divers who are impaired by drugs, whether they are legal or illicit.
  • Tired drivers who are unable to run their cars.
  • Motorists who operate their cars at excessive speeds.
  • Motorists who are distracted while driving.
  • Motorists who do not yield.

You may be eligible to file a personal injury claim against another motorist if you were hurt in a car accident that was brought on by their carelessness or negligence. A Lindon car accident lawyer can assist you in pursuing the maximum amount of compensation for whatever losses and damages you have sustained.

You may be entitled to compensation for a variety of damages after an accident. Economic and non-economic damages are two of the most common categories of accident damages. Economic losses are those that can be calculated in terms of money. These include the costs you incur for things like medical bills, car repairs, and possibly even lost wages. Non-economic losses include things like mental anguish, physical suffering, and diminished quality of life. You might be eligible to request punitive damages as well, depending on the circumstances of your accident.

Working with a knowledgeable legal team in the aftermath of your accident can provide you with the best chance of seeking maximum compensation for these and other losses. Your attorney will be able to investigate your accident and build the strongest claim possible. They will do everything in their power to ensure you are able to hold the negligent driver accountable.

At Wilshire Law Firm, our Lindon personal injury attorneys are passionate about standing up for and pursuing justice on behalf of our clients. With years of litigation experience and a firm grasp of the challenges of accident cases, we work to achieve the best result for each and every client. If you have been injured as a result of a car crash due to someone else’s negligence, contact us today for a free consultation by calling 800-358-1884 to get started.

Note: When composing these accident news reports, we consult independent sources. In addition to local and state police records, regional news outlets, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about serious and fatal accidents that occur in California, these sources also include local and state police reports. All of the details pertaining to this exact accident have not been independently verified by us. Please contact Wilshire Law Firm straight away if you see any information that needs to be corrected so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. On request, the post will be taken down.

Disclaimer: Accidents happen in the blink of an eye. Always be cautious when driving on California roads and highways. Maintain a safe distance and reduce your speed to avoid being involved in an accident. This is not a solicitation for business. This post does not contain any information that should be misconstrued as either legal or medical advice. In the event of an accident, get medical help as quickly as you can.  The image used in this post was not taken at the location of this accident.